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Usage Scenarios for an Automated Model Compiler

  • Ken Butts
  • Dave Bostic
  • Alongkrit Chutinan
  • Jeffrey Cook
  • Bill Milam
  • Yanxin Wang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2211)

Abstract

This paper is meant to motivate tools and methods research in the field of model-based embedded software development. In particular, we include usage scenarios to describe how an automated model assembler called a model compiler could support automotive embedded control systems development. We describe some desired characteristics and features of the envisioned model compiler and place particular emphasis on support for model compatibility checking. Finally, we describe characteristics of model components that are commonly used in practice.

Keywords

Model Component Assembly Model Usage Scenario Controller Area Network Defense Advance Research Project Agency 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ken Butts
    • 1
  • Dave Bostic
    • 1
  • Alongkrit Chutinan
    • 2
  • Jeffrey Cook
    • 1
  • Bill Milam
    • 1
  • Yanxin Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Ford Research LaboratoryDearbornUSA
  2. 2.Emmeskay, Inc.PlymouthUSA

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